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    Posted: 15 May 2019 at 3:54pm
Can we expect an official ASRock response regarding the latest INTEL security breach: "Side Channel Vulnerability Microarchitectural Data Sampling"
https://www.intel.com/content/www/us/en/architecture-and-technology/mds.html

Can users expect an ASRock microcode update for the ASRock mainboards affected, just like we had for this:
https://www.asrock.com/microsite/2017IntelFirmware/
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Users can read about MDS vulnerability and check their system here:
https://mdsattacks.com
https://mdsattacks.com/files/mdstool-win.zip
https://mdsattacks.com/files/mdstool-linux.zip

To check previous INTEL vulnerabilities of Meltdown and Spectre:
https://www.grc.com/inspectre.htm
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Even if such a 'fix' is released you should expect a significant performance impact.

Another option is to disable HT, which brought Macs' performance down 40%.

Basically, it's lose-lose situation. Or camp 'Red' can always have you too, you know?
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Nothing to see or do here , move on people.
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